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L Shaped Barn Approximately 10 Metres South of the Buildings Farmhouse, West Felton

Description: L Shaped Barn Approximately 10 Metres South of the Buildings Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 255764

OS Grid Reference: SJ3696128149
OS Grid Coordinates: 336961, 328149
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8471, -2.9374

Location: West Felton, Shropshire SY11 4HS

Locality: West Felton
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY11 4HS

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Listing Text

SJ 32 NE
8/51 L-shaped barn approx.
lOm south of The Build-
ings Farmhouse
Barn. Probably c.1700 with later repairs and alterations. Timber framed
with red brick infill and high plinth; corrugated iron roofs with raised
verges. Forms L-shape around south and west sides of farmyard. 2 levels.
Framing: square panels, 3 from cill to wall-plate to south range and 2
from cill to wall-plate to west range; long straight tension braces. One-
bay C18 red brick addition to east end of south range. Scattered segmental-
headed doorways to plinth of west range and flat-arched doorways to south
range with hatches in panels of framing to both ranges. Wide threshing
entrance to far left of west range in angle with south range has opposing
doorways with cambered heads. Cross-shaped air vents in panels of framing
to both ranges and mutilated small louvred dovecote to gable end of west
range. Interior. Staggered double-purlin roof in 5 bays to south range
with long straight braces from girding beam to tie beams and raking struts
from tie beams to principal rafters; collars between upper sets of purlins.
Central king-post truss to bay in angle between ranges. Continuous lofts
to south range and to west range to right of threshing entrance. Inspection
of roof structure of west range not possible at time of resurvey (May 1986).
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SJ3696128149

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Source: English Heritage

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